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Tableau Forensic USB 3.0 Bridge T8u


SUMMARY

The Tableau Forensic USB 3.0 Bridge is a portable write-blocker that enables forensic acquisition of USB 3.0 devices.

A second-generation Tableau product, replacing the Tableau T8-R2.

FEATURES

Suitable for both the field and lab

Imaging speeds up to 340 MB/second

USB 3.0 host computer connection

Integrated, backlit LCD presents useful bridge and USB device information

Six LEDs provide status on power, host connection, USB device detection, write-block status, and activity

Read/write mode capability via internal DIP switch

Free Tableau firmware updates


Connectors: Host (Left) Side
USB 3.0 One USB 3.0 Standard-B connector
Connectors: Device (Right) Side
USB 3.0 One USB 3.0 Standard-A connector
Connectors: Top Side
DC Input One 5-pin Mini-DIN connector for the Tableau TP2 power supply, and one bayonet connector for the Tableau TP5 power supply
Switches
DIP Switch The 4-position DIP switch configures user-selectable options that are not required for normal operation. See the T8u Quick Reference Guide for more information
User Interface
LCD 2 Row x 16 Column monochrome LCD character display with LED backlight
Buttons Three buttons: "Menu" and "Enter" buttons for navigation, plus an "On/Off" button to control the power
Other Features
Status LEDs Six LEDs: DC IN, Power, Host (detect), Device (detect), Wrt Block (enabled), Activity
Compatibility
USB Device USB 3.0 and older devices that conform to the USB Mass Storage class specification and support the Bulk Only Interface Protocol
Host OS Microsoft Windows version 7, 8, 10
Macintosh OS X
Most modern Linux distributions (Note: Linux distributions have varying levels and quality of support for USB 3.0)
Physical / Environmental
Power 12 watts typical operating (not including USB device)
Supply Voltage (DC IN) +5V @ 0.3A (max), +12V @ 0.3A (max) when powered using a Tableau TP2 power supply
+12V @ 0.45A (max) when using a Tableau TP5 power supply
Output Voltage (DC OUT) +5VDC @ 0.9A (max)
Dimensions 5.625 in. (L) x 3.25 in. (W) x 1.125 in. (H)
Weight 7.2oz (204g)
Operating Temperature Range 0 to 55 degrees C (no airflow)
Storage Temperature Range -20 to 60 degrees C
Relative Humidity Up to 90% (non-condensing)
Warranty
One year parts and workmanship from date of purchase


Demo

T8u Introduction and Setup Video

This is a short informational video that covers the functionality and design of the Tableau T8u Forensic USB 3.0 Bridge. It also shows every item provided in the T8u product kit and walks through how to setup the T8u for use with step-by-step directi...
Video

Quick Reference Guide

Tableau Cable and Power Supply Compatibility Chart

Provides Tableau users with cable and power supply compatibility information for all current Tableau products.
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Product Brief

Tableau Forensic Hardware Overview

This document provides a high-level overview of the Tableau Forensic Hardware line of products
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Informe de Producto

Tableau Forensic Hardware Overview - Español

Tableau Forensic Hardware Overview - Español
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製品概要

Tableau Forensic Hardware Overview - 日本語

Tableau Forensic Hardware Overview - 日本語
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Product Brief

Tableau Forensic Hardware Overview - Portuguese

Tableau Forensic Hardware Overview - Portuguese
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产品简介

Tableau Forensic Hardware Overview - 简体中文

Tableau Forensic Hardware Overview - 简体中文
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Product Brief

Tableau Forensic Hardware Overview - 한국어

Tableau Forensic Hardware Overview - 한국어
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Quick Reference Guide

T8u Quick Reference Guide

Printable user guide providing basic operation, connection recommendations, DIP switch information, and support information of the Tableau T8u Forensic USB 3.0 Bridge.
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User Guide

Forensic Bridge DIP Switch Configuration Guide

​This printable guide provides information on the four DIP switches for each of the Tableau Forensic Bridges.
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Product Brief

T8u Forensic USB 3.0 Bridge

​The Tableau T8u sets a new standard in USB write-blocking performance. T8u delivers a 10x increase in imaging speed while maintaining the value, ease of use, and reliability Tableau forensic products are known for.
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